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  Definition of Isolate
  1. place or set apart; "They isolated the political prisoners from the other inmates"
  2. set apart from others; "The dentist sequesters the tooth he is working on"
  3. obtain in pure form; "The chemist managed to isolate the compound"
  4. separate (experiences) fromt he emotions relating to them
Similar Words: insulate, sequester, sequestrate, keep apart, set apart

 

Hyponyms: segregate, ghettoize, ghettoise, cloister, seclude, sequester, sequestrate, withdraw, quarantine, maroon, preisolate

 

Derivational Morphology: insulation, insularity, insularism, detachment, isolation

 

 
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